Jitters over dual passport ban

Jitters over dual passport ban
"The government cannot make someone stateless. You cannot have a situation … allow for families to be split." Chantelle du Plessis, a South African who also holds a US passport, said her second citizenship made it easier to travel and look for work …
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Why is travelling with an African passport so difficult?
I carried a Cameroonian passport, and the job of the consulate team was to presume I had no intention of leaving the US, unless my documentary evidence convinced them otherwise, which clearly it hadn't. As I left the embassy, my face wet with tears, I …
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Tot's three-month passport delay over as Voice intervenes

Tot's three-month passport delay over as Voice intervenes
“My partner Donovan applied for Prince-Daniel's passport on April 14 while also submitting his own UK passport for renewal, which was returned within one week without any problems.” Passport Office guidelines state that a child's passport should take …
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Passport fee reduced to RM200
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian travellers can rejoice as the fee to make or renew their passport for five years is now RM200, down by RM100, effective Thursday. The passport fee for senior citizens, children below 12, Haj pilgrims, and students below 21 and …
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Warning over rip-off passport renewing websites

Warning over rip-off passport renewing websites
"If you need to apply or update your details for these documents, you should do so using www.gov.uk as this official site will direct you to the website you need.” He said anyone who has paid out more than the £72.50 for renewing a passport should get …
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You can now get your ID, passport from the bank
Major banks will soon be taking applications for new smart card IDs, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Tuesday. “There are several new innovations that are going to be introduced by the department to assist South Africans for smart ID cards …
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Action to be taken over lynching: Nisar

Action to be taken over lynching: Nisar
“Now I have decided to get it done through the IT ministry and Nadra to ensure quick tracking.” Chaudhry Nisar said internal accountability would be improved in the interior ministry and officials with dubious … Machine-readable passport and visa …
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BlackBerry Leap: A more promising design married to mid-ranged specs
If you were hoping for a new flagship smartphone from BlackBerry, you might be disappointed by the Leap, with the new handset featuring a 720p display and the same Qualcomm processor we saw in the Z10 back in 2013. On the plus side, the Leap is one of …
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Limited Edition BlackBerry Passport on sale in UK
BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 is also now available to download for users with the Q5, Q10, Z10, Z3, Z30, P'9982, P'9983 and the new Passport handsets. If you fancy getting your hands on the limited edition red BlackBerry Passport, get in there quick before …
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Photographer sues Nike over Michael Jordan photo copyright

Photographer sues Nike over Michael Jordan photo copyright
FILE – In this June 27, 2006, file photo, a Michael Jordan logo reflects off of… (Rick Bowmer/AP). « 1; ». PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A photographer is accusing Nike of violating the copyright of his 1984 image of Michael Jordan soaring toward a …
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Awards NASCAR should hand out
More; Argentina · Australia · Brazil · Colombia · Mexico · United Kingdom · Venezuela. CITIES: BOSTON · CHICAGO · DALLAS · LOS ANGELES · NEW YORK · ESPN NASCAR ….. I didn't watch Homestead, and we aren't renewing race tix for 2015 I'll watch some …
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ZIMBA JAILED OVER BOTSWANA PASSPORT

ZIMBA JAILED OVER BOTSWANA PASSPORT
Gabarone – A Zimbabwean man was on Thursday sentenced to 18 months in jail by the Gaborone Village Magistrate's Court for illegally obtaining a Botswana passport and national identity card. According to court documents, Hendfrey Ncube submitted …
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Presiding Bishop addresses statelessness in the Dominican Republic
… a birth certificate, a person cannot obtain an identification card, which is required to study, to apply for dignified employment, to marry, to register children, to qualify for state health insurance and pensions, to open a bank account, to apply …
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Probe on Shashi Weerawansa's passports concluded
Investigations into the alleged possession and obtaining of passports thorough presenting false documents by wife of parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa have concluded according to the Police. Speaking to the media Police Spokesperson said after having …
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UPDATE 5-Turkey takes over management control of Bank Asya

UPDATE 5-Turkey takes over management control of Bank Asya
Turkish media reported on Tuesday that Turkey had cancelled Gulen's passport in a further escalation of Erdogan's campaign against the cleric who has lived in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania since 1999. (Additional reporting by Humeyra Pamuk and …
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UPDATE 2-Macedonian opposition leader charged with plot to seize power
Macedonia's state prosecutor confirmed that police had submitted criminal charges against four people, including a former head of state intelligence and his wife. All except Zaev were in custody. Local media reported that Zaev had turned in his passport.
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UPDATE 2-BlackBerry launches square-screen Passport in turnaround push
"The Passport is a shrine to everything BlackBerry has done over the last 15 years, but none of that is very relevant in today's world," a reviewer for tech website The Verge wrote. Another tech website, CNET, gave the phone 3.5 stars out of five …
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MP Khaire to meet central officials over passport office

MP Khaire to meet central officials over passport office
An independent office in the city will be convenient for people across eight adjoining districts in the region. Around 15 lakh domestic and 50,000 foreign tourists visit the city every year. A passport office in the city is the need of the hour …
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Yemen: Drop Charges Against Baha'i Adherent
Photocopies of his Yemini ID and passport provided by his wife show he was born in Yemen in 1964, however. The prosecutor charged him with collaborating with Israel by working … On December 3, 2013, officers from the National Security Bureau (NSB …
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Ukraine Rebels Upbeat After an Infusion of Aid
A few hundred yards away, across an icy lake and a field, were some scattered office buildings, close enough to count the windowpanes. “There are the Ukrainians,” said the commander, whose real … Two weeks ago, Russian-backed rebels captured the …
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Passenger refused flight over missing letter on airline ticket

Passenger refused flight over missing letter on airline ticket
Her son-in-law, Aleh Kadychenka, scanned her passport at the check-in kiosk, but it kept getting rejected. “It was denied first time, refused second time and then I noticed something [was] wrong,” Kadychenka said. An Air Canada agent said the system …
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Irish Pastoral Centre – news, events and immigration happenings (Dec.22)
Should you have a travel emergency for which a U.S. passport is required, you can call the Boston Passport Agency located in the Tip O' Neill Building in Boston. Individuals are seen by appointment only and you need to call the automated appointment …
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